Montfaucon-en-Velay

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Montfaucon-en-Velay
The town hall in Montfaucon-en-Velay
The town hall in Montfaucon-en-Velay
Coat of arms of Montfaucon-en-Velay
Coat of arms
Montfaucon-en-Velay is located in France
Montfaucon-en-Velay
Montfaucon-en-Velay
Coordinates: 45°11′10″N 4°18′52″E / 45.1861°N 4.3144°E / 45.1861; 4.3144Coordinates: 45°11′10″N 4°18′52″E / 45.1861°N 4.3144°E / 45.1861; 4.3144
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Haute-Loire
Arrondissement Yssingeaux
Canton Montfaucon-en-Velay
Government
 • Mayor Jean Fayard
Area1 4.99 km2 (1.93 sq mi)
Population (2004)2 1,154
 • Density 230/km2 (600/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 43141 / 43290
Elevation 875–969 m (2,871–3,179 ft)
(avg. 914 m or 2,999 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Montfaucon-en-Velay is a commune in the Haute-Loire department in south-central France.

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